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Nat Amoore
Author | Primary School

Touring Melbourne
7th-9th November 2022

Nat Amoore is a Sydney-based writer and kidlit podcast host (One More Page) whose debut novel ‘Secrets Of A Schoolyard Millionaire‘ came out in 2019. It had great success as both Dymocks and QBD’s ‘Kids Book Of The Month’, becoming Australia’s #1 bestselling debut Aussie children’s fiction in 2019 and has now sold into the UK, US, Italy, China, Estonia and Romania.
Her second book ‘The Power Of Positive Pranking‘ was released in 2020, and was shortlisted for the 2021 Readings Children’s Book Prize, REAL Children’s Choice Book Awards and Environment Award for Children’s Literature. ‘The Right Way To Rock‘ just came out in June 2021 with another book set for early 2022.

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Books by Nat Amoore

We Run Tomorrow

Best Suited 9 – 11 years
You can run from your past, but the future is tomorrow . . .

Tonight, we’re gonna kidnap our best friend. We’ll take one backpack each. Grab all our cash. Bring our bikes. And tomorrow? We run.

Sticks, Maki, Jed and Tommy live on the same street. But the adults around them are making decisions that could tear the four friends apart.

When they discover their favourite comicbook series is auditioning kids for the blockbuster movie, they come up with a plan.

The Right Way to Rock

Best Suited 9 – 11 years old
Without music, the world is just blah. That’s my take on life, anyway.
Mum says rock is the only music worth listening to, but I think everyone should find their own beat.
When I hear that Principal Keiren plans to cut all of the arts classes at Watterson Primary, there’s no way me and my new mate Flynn are gonna let that happen. We’re dragging our secret Broadway appreciation society into the spotlight.

The Power of Positive Pranking

Best suited 9-11 years
The outrageous story of three best friends, one greedy mayor and a whole lot of pranking.

Secrets of a Schoolyard Millionaire

Best Suited 9 – 11 years old
Finding a million dollars in your backyard – every kid’s dream, right? That’s what me and my best friend Toby thought too.

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